The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.75% 9.35% 7.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 52.63% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £210 £355 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.84% +162.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.20% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £20.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £22.59
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.94%
WAN
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.67% 17.76% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 16
Median daily rate £140 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £260 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAN across the Gloucester region.

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Gloucester region.

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Military
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) Netcool
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCDA
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) VMware